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04-30-2004, 10:49 AM

Did this watercolor on watercolor paper last night.
always loved the look of the spinnakers( the big balloon sails out in front) used when you are going downwind.that means the wind is behind you and is pushing you.
Had fun with this. Didn't want to get to technical so I left most of the rigging out.

Marty C
04-30-2004, 07:26 PM
Hi Mary Ann,
The spinnaker is where most yachts have fun with colour and make a bold statement ( also where most sponsors put there logos) and your work shows this very well.

05-03-2004, 12:23 AM
Mary Ann this is really lovely..

Bright and cheerful..

I love it!!

I love the reflections in the waves, and your sky is eally good too..

Wonderful use of colour here!!

05-03-2004, 05:14 AM
Very colourful , nice fresh feel to this one--------well done---------Alan

05-04-2004, 10:11 AM
Thank you all for your comments. You know I have been playing with the computer enhancer and this painting would reallylook even better if I used the colors the computer has shown me, maybe I will try it again using them.